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Canada 2017 Alex Colville Designs of 1967 7-Coin Special Edition 150th Anniversary of Canadian Confederation Pure Silver Proof Set with Flying Goose $1 Silver Dollar 24-Karat Gold Plating L08

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Celebrating Alex Colville's beloved wildlife designs of 1967 as well as Canada's 150th anniversary, this Special Edition Proof Set is struck completely in 99.99% pure silver. It features the famous flying Canada goose silver dollar, as well as a 24-karat gold-plated penny and $20 coat of arms coin (all available only in this set)!

• This proof set brings you the 6 different Alex Colville commemorative Canadian wildlife coin designs of 1967 - the flying goose dollar, howling wolf, prowling bobcat, swimming mackerel, running rabbit, and flying rock dove - all struck in pure silver - as well as a special $20 Canadian coat of arms proof, specially plated in 24-karat gold!
 
In 1967, the Royal Canadian Mint celebrated Canada’s centennial with an unique set of circulation coins that bore animal-themed designs by acclaimed wildlife artist Alex Colville. Now, as Canada celebrates its 150th anniversary, this special proof set pays tribute to these iconic coins that are prized for their aesthetic beauty and historical value, and cherished for igniting the passion of many life-long collectors. All are struck in pure silver, including the Canada goose silver dollar - and two are plated in 24-karat gold!

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A Luxurious Set with Several Bonuses!
- The Rock Dover Penny and the National Coat of Arms $20 are both gold plated!
- Yes, the penny and nickelare struck in pure silver!
- In fact, all the coins in this set are struck in pure silver - all of them!
- Real, genuine leather! Yes, this Pure Silver Proof Set is further enhanced with a cover of genuine, black leather!

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Technology Note - Gold Plating
The Royal Canadian Mint’s proprietary selective gold plating process is the most advanced in the world, resulting in unparalleled precision and beauty.

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Purity Note
The Royal Canadian Mint refines the purest silver in the world. The RCM is also the only mint in the world to issue commemorative coins in a .9999 fineness. All coins in this special edition silver proof set are 99.99% pure!

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Obverse
The 1967 centennial wildlife coin designs by Canadian artist Alex Colville. The denomination and dual dates of 1867-2017 are indicated.

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Reverse
The second effigy of Her Majesty, Queen Elizabeth II, by sculptor Arnold Machin, as it appeared on the original 1967 centennial coins. The legend reads ELIZABETH II D. G. REGINA ("Elizabeth II, Queen by the Grace of God").

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Packaging

The coins are sealed in a sturdy plastic lens, elegantly presented inside a large, genuine black leather book lined with black velvet and protected by a black outer box. An individually-numbered certificate with full specifications accompanies the set.

Set Specifications
Country Canada
Year of Issue 2017
   
Face Value 21 Dollars and 91 Cents
Mintage Limit 20,000
Finish Proof
Composition .9999 Fine (Pure) Silver
   
Artist Alex Colville
Certificate Individually Numbered


Individual Coin Specifications
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